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Here's how the 2003 Saab 9-3 and the 2010 Saab 9-5 measure up.
4dr Sdn Linear
$25,995
Starting MSRP
4dr Sdn Aero
$47,565
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 4-door -
Seats
5 5 -
Engine

175.0-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

300.0-hp, 2.8-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

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Combined MPG
0 20 -
Size
182.2" length, 56.8" height 197.2" length, 57.7" height -
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive -

Exterior color

Exterior color

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Interior color

Interior color

Medium Mocha

Pumice

Light Neutral

Dark Pewter

Jet Black

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Transmissions

Transmissions

M/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

5-Speed A/T

5-Speed M/T

6-Speed A/T

A/T

Transmission w/Dual Shift Mode

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Vehicle

EPA Classification
Compact Mid-Size -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Alloy Aluminum -
Front Wheel Size
15 x -TBD- in 18 x 8 in -
Rear Wheel Size
15 x -TBD- in 18 x 8 in -
Front Wheel Material
Alloy Alumuinum -
Spare Wheel Material
N/A - -
Spare Wheel Size
N/A - -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 150 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A N/A -

Engine

Displacement
2.0L/121 2.8L/171 -
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
195 @ 2500-4000 295 @ 1850 -
Engine Type
Gas I4 Turbocharged Gas V6 -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
175 @ 5500 300 @ 5500 -

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
377.20 mi 288.00 mi -
Estimated Battery Range
N/A N/A -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
31 MPG 27 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A N/A -
Cruising Range - Hwy
508.40 mi 486.00 mi -
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
N/A 20 MPG -
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
23 MPG 16 MPG -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A N/A -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A N/A -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Hyper Strut -
Suspension Type - Rear
4-link H-arm -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar - -
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Stabilizer Bar - -

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr Pwr -
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes -
Brake ABS System
Four-Wheel 4-wheel -
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.4 x -TBD- in 11.26 x -TBD- in -
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.8 x -TBD- in 12.05 x -TBD- in -
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A -

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
16.4 gal 18.0 gal -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A -

Steering

Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.97 2.9 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
35.4 ft 37.1 ft -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
N/A 15.9 -
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A -

Tires

Rear Tire Size
P215/55R15 P245/45R18 -
Front Tire Size
P215/55R15 P245/45R18 -
Spare Tire Size
N/A - -

Trailering

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
N/A - -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
N/A - -

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight
3175 lbs N/A -

Dimensions

Track Width, Front
59.8 in 62.4 in -
Second Leg Room
35.1 in 38.8 in -
Passenger Volume
90.0 ft³ 96.2 ft³ -
Width, Max w/o mirrors
68.3 in 73.5 in -
Second Hip Room
54.5 in N/A -
Second Shoulder Room
55.1 in 56.4 in -
Front Head Room
38.9 in 58.9 in -
Front Leg Room
42.3 in 42.2 in -
Wheelbase
105.3 in 111.7 in -
Front Shoulder Room
56.3 in 57.6 in -
Track Width, Rear
59.3 in 62.4 in -
Liftover Height
N/A N/A -
Min Ground Clearance
N/A N/A -
Passenger Capacity
5 5 -
Length, Overall
182.2 in 197.2 in -
Height, Overall
56.8 in 57.7 in -
Trunk Volume
15 ft³ 18.2 ft³ -
Front Hip Room
54.5 in N/A -
Second Head Room
37.5 in 57.9 in -

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